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VITRIFIED

 Dictionary entry overview: What does vitrified mean? 

VITRIFIED (adjective)
  The adjective VITRIFIED has 1 sense:

1. (of ceramics) having the surface made shiny and nonporous by fusing a vitreous solution to it

  Familiarity information: VITRIFIED used as an adjective is very rare.


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VITRIFIED (adjective)


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Meaning:

(of ceramics) having the surface made shiny and nonporous by fusing a vitreous solution to it

Synonyms:

vitrified; glassy; vitreous

Context examples:

glazed pottery / glassy porcelain / hard vitreous china used for plumbing fixtures

Similar:

glazed; shiny (having a shiny surface or coating)

Domain category:

ceramics (the art of making and decorating pottery)


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